The CFSI/Motorola Mason Lankford Fire Service Leadership Award was presented to R. David Paulison, USFA Administrator
Congressmen Serwood Boehlert (left), Curt Weldon (2nd left) and Steny Hoyer (right) present V.P. Cheney with Chief's helmet.
Vice President Richard B. Cheney address the 2100 attendees at the dinner.
The 16th annual National Fire and Emergency Services Dinner, hosted by The Congressional Fire Services Institute, was held May 5, at the Hilton in Washington, D.C. The dinner had over 2100 fire service members in attendance, as well as a very special guest present to pay tribute to the nation